Monthly Archives: July, 2012

SoundBest Player App Offers Custom Sound Experience

SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – SK Planet today announced SoundBest Player, a personalized audio enhancement app, available for Windows PC, iPhone and Android smartphone music libraries. SoundBest Player targets your individual hearing ability with a quick and simple sound test that extracts and saves your personal hearing curve. By uncovering the frequencies where you [...]

Epson Ships Android-Based See-Through Wearable Display

LONG BEACH, Calif. — March 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Epson America, Inc. today announced its newest and most innovative display technology, EPSON® Moverio™ BT-100, the world’s first Android-based see-through wearable display. Using micro-projection technology and an Android-powered track-pad controller, Moverio allows users to view streaming video, experience side-by-side 3D content and enjoy downloaded digital content [...] Lets Anyone Own a Social Network

ZAGREB, Croatia, March 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Popular information-based websites generally fall into three categories: what’s happening, what to do, and where to get the best discounts. But one site is combining all three categories plus social media to create a worldwide social news system. Until now, Tvinx ( has been the best-kept secret in [...]

Microsoft and Adaptrum Team Up to Demonstrate “Super Wi-Fi”

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Microsoft and Adaptrum together demonstrated the “Super Wi-Fi” technology at the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Annual Meeting 2012 Mar 16th – Mar 19th in Montevideo, Uruguay. TV whitespace technology, often called “Super Wi-Fi,” is an innovative and potentially disruptive wireless broadband technology pioneered by the FCC and leading [...]

FTC Issues Report on Protecting Consumer Privacy

WASHINGTON, March 26, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Federal Trade Commission, the nation’s chief privacy policy and enforcement agency, issued a final report setting forth best practices for businesses to protect the privacy of American consumers and give them greater control over the collection and use of their personal data.  In the report, “Protecting Consumer Privacy [...]

Coby Electronics Ships Android™ 4.0 OS Internet Tablets

LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., March 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Coby Electronics Corporation, the CE leader with products designed to fit every lifestyle, is now shipping its highly-anticipated all-new collection of Android™ 4.0 OS – “Ice Cream Sandwich” – Internet tablets.  With its introduction this month of two standout models, the 7″ MID7042-4 and 9.7″ MID9742-8, Coby is [...]

Free Worldwide Conference Calling App

SAN FRANCISCO, March 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Socialdial, Inc. today announced the release of CrowdCall, a new, free mobile app for both iPhone and Android that lets you instantly create free conference or group calls with up to 20 people anywhere on earth. Users simply select the people they want to include in their conference [...]

Microsoft Seizes Criminals’ Servers to Disrupt Cybercrime Operation

REDMOND, Wash., March 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – In its most complex effort to disrupt botnets to date, Microsoft Corp., in collaboration with the financial services industry — including the Financial Services – Information Sharing and Analysis Center (FS-ISAC) and NACHA – The Electronic Payments Association — as well as Kyrus Tech Inc., announced it has successfully [...]

Hillcrest Labs’ Advanced Motion Control Technology for Smartphones and Tablets

ROCKVILLE, Md., March 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Hillcrest Labs today announced that its award-winning natural motion control technology, Freespace, is now available for manufacturers and component suppliers of smartphones and tablets. Hillcrest’s new Freespace MotionEngine for Mobile is an embedded software solution that manages and enhances the combined performance of motion sensors commonly found in smartphones [...]

Android 4.0 Now Available for HTC Vivid™

DALLAS, March 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — AT&T* today announced the availability of Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) for HTC Vivid™ customers. After installing the software update, customers can now enjoy the optimized audio experience of Beats By Dr. Dre Audio™ and new and improved HTC Sense™ experience. Information about these features and more can be found [...]